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  • Copa América: Paraguay gana en penales y jugar22 final con Uruguay

    <b>Copa Am&#233;rica:</b> Paraguay gana en penales y jugar22&#5; final con Uruguay
    Sin haber ganado un solo partido en el torneo, Paraguay enfrentará a Uruguay en su primera final de Copa América desde 1979, tras superar el miércoles a Venezuela en los penales luego de otro empate sin goles. Una vez más, el arquero Justo Villar fue...
  • Your turn: Should Reed boycott ESPN like he says he might?

    Your turn: Should Reed boycott ESPN like he says he might?
    As we see the dozen or so times Ed Reed gets his hands on the football each fall, the Ravens safety is a tough guy to track down. But my Baltimore Sun colleague Jamison Hensley was able to do it Wednesday at Reed's youth football camp at Franklin High...
  • La cantante Amy Winehouse fue hallada muerta a los 27 años de edad en su departamento en Londres

    <b>La cantante Amy Winehouse</b> fue hallada muerta a los 27 a&#241;os de edad en su departamento en Londres
    Amy Winehouse sintentizó su carrera en una sola canción como muy pocos artistas lo han logrado. "Trataron de hacer que fuera a rehabilitación", cantó Winehouse en su exitoso tema del 2006, "Rehab". "Les dije, 'no, no, no"'. En ocasiones dijo que sí,...
  • Cut foreign aid to Armenia and other countries that work against United States

    I am an American who is concerned about our debt and excessive spending, such as on foreign aid to nations that work against us and kill our soldiers. Since the Senate and House Appropriations committees are considering the FY2012 foreign aid bill, with...
  • Cutting foreign aid can be counter-productive

    In response to the recent letter regarding foreign assistance to Armenia ("Cut foreign aid to Armenia and other countries that work against United States," July 31), the proposition to reduce assistance to Armenia and other states whose domestic and...
  • It's getting easier to visit Cuba

    It's getting easier to visit Cuba
    WASHINGTON -- Betsy Blades has been curious about Cuba ever since 1959 when she was 15 years old and watched news clips of Fidel Castro’s revolution. The retired social worker from Baltimore, now 68, will seize a chance to visit the forbidden...
  • No way to fight a war

    As a retired veteran, I was saddened to read of the helicopter crash in Afghanistan that killed more than two dozen U.S. special forces troops Saturday. The Taliban claim responsibility for the catastrophe, but the U.S. and United Nations must share part...
  • United States can erase debt, if it backs off overseas war, and aid

    Common sense tells us all that we can't spend more than we bring in — as individuals, as a people, or as a government. Sooner or later, debt will have to be paid in full, or our country will simply collapse as a nation. It's that simple.  Is it...
  • A despot lashes out

    A despot lashes out
    Syria's bloody crackdown on anti-government demonstrators reached new levels of brutality this week with the killing of hundreds of civilians in the city of Hama, a hotbed of resistance to the regime of President Bashar Assad. For months, Mr. Assad...
  • Do your thing

    Dear President Obama, We suspect you are well aware that certain members of your government will do whatever it takes to insure your presidency fails even if the entire system of government as we know it fails. So long as you continue to attempt...
  • Struggles of 'City of Life and Death'

    Struggles of 'City of Life and Death'
    Among the most painful chapters in modern Chinese history is Japan's 1937 invasion of Nanjing. Hundreds of thousands were killed, countless women were raped, and soldiers and civilians alike suffered unspeakable brutalities. So when Chinese writer-...